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Why China Wants to ‘Strike the Mountain’ and ‘Kill the Chicken’
January 09, 2014
Why China Wants to ‘Strike the Mountain’ and ‘Kill the Chicken’
Understanding two critical strategies for Beijing, one internal and one external.
Why China Wants to ‘Strike the Mountain’ and ‘Kill the Chicken’
China’s Contradictory Foreign Policy
December 16, 2013
China’s Contradictory Foreign Policy
Why does China undermine its patient diplomacy with sudden announcements like the ADIZ?
China’s Contradictory Foreign Policy
China and Japan: Uprating National Security
December 05, 2013
China and Japan: Uprating National Security
Both countries are trying to centralize security decision-making. Could this help avoid a clash?
China and Japan: Uprating National Security
China’s New State Security Committee
November 25, 2013
China’s New State Security Committee
With the creation of the SSC at the recent Third Plenum, Xi consolidates the domestic security leviathan.
China’s New State Security Committee
Disappointment With Third Plenum Is Premature
November 14, 2013
Disappointment With Third Plenum Is Premature
Many have concluded that the Third Plenum was a failure. It’s far too soon to make that judgment.
Disappointment With Third Plenum Is Premature
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